Melissa Brunk, M.S., RDN, CLC

Melissa Brunk, M.S., RDN, CLC

School Wellness Consultant


Melissa Brunk is a registered dietitian and certified lactation counselor who came to Dairy MAX after several years working as a clinical dietitian. She has a bachelor's in dietetics from the University of Northern Colorado and a master's in nutrition and human performance from Logan University. She grew up showing farm animals in 4-H and has a deep appreciation for the work that goes into food production and dairy farming. Melissa is passionate about ensuring that no child goes hungry and is proud to work for an organization that is making an impact in the community. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Colorado Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Melissa and her family live in Colorado.

Best advice you’ve ever received:   
Always be kind. You never know what someone might be going through, have gone through or will go through.   

Favorite healthy breakfast:  
Vanilla Greek yogurt with walnuts, chocolate chips and strawberries.  

Weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten: